Accession Number : AD0722385

Title :   COMAP: A Conversational Macro Package for the IBM 2250,

Corporate Author : GEORGIA UNIV ATHENS DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Penn,Lu

Report Date : NOV 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : COMAP is a programming tool directed toward the assembly language programmer. COMAP, a set of assembly language macro's, enables the programmer to utilize the 2250 graphics display as a conversational tool with a minimum of knowledge of the display device itself. Through the use of the macro's provided by COMAP the programmer or producer of statistical conversational units can handle automatic control and formatting of the output display, dynamic memory allocation and storage of input messages from the keyboard, maintenance of internal tables and control blocks, buffer management in the graphics display controller, basic attention handling.

Descriptors :   (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, GRAPHICS), DISPLAY SYSTEMS, INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES, SEQUENTIAL ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE